Prior to joining DKB, Michelle was a Courtroom Operations Supervisor with the Orange County Superior Court-Civil Division at the Central Justice Center in Santa Ana, California. While there, Michelle learned the ins and outs of Courtroom procedure as she worked closely with the entire panel of Civil Judges in Orange County. She brings this tremendous experience and wealth of knowledge to DKB as a Paralegal/Litigation Specialist.
Michelle was born and raised on Guam. She earned her BS from Seattle University where she majored in criminal justice. Michelle currently lives in Orange County and volunteers at Casa Dependency spending time with children who have been removed from their homes. When not volunteering or assisting clients navigating the civil justice system, Michelle enjoys teaching hula, spending time with her dog and enjoying various types of cuisine.